News and Events

Generate London hosts Clemens Weisshaar on 26th June

1 June 2017

In addition to our own events, Speakers for Schools helps sign-post free, inspiring and informative enrichment opportunities for state schools and their students, such as Generate London events. As a charitable project, Generate London hosts interactive workshops and talks with industry leaders outside of school hours, each session providing a number of free tickets to […]

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Bridging the Gap Campaign – Talk Highlights So Far

23 March 2017

As part of our Bridging the Gap campaign which launched at the start of March, many leading figures have already offered their individual school talks across the country. See some of the highlights including Baroness Harding, Google’s Matt Brittin, the Prime Minister, Jeremy Corbyn and more speaker ambassadors below. Baroness (Dido) Harding, CEO of TalkTalk spoke with Year […]

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Schools come together in Newry to host Chief Economist of the Bank of England

21 March 2017

Andy Haldane, Chief Economist and Executive Director for Monetary Analysis, Research and Statistics for the Bank of England went to St Paul’s High School in Newry. In a fantastic multi-school event he spoke to 150 Business Studies and Economics A-level students from St Paul’s and 5 other local schools. The morning began with a pre-event […]

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